Giving begets giving begets giving…

Giving begets giving begets giving…

Most of the time, when someone wins a raffle, they express joy, maybe do a little dance, then get to work using their prize.A group of Elkin High Scho...

October 16th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Local Boy Scouts receive Order of the Arrow

VIDEO: Local Boy Scouts receive Order of the Arrow

Boy Scouts Robert Myers and Daniel Durham of Troop 651 were selected along with others for the Order of the Arrow during an evening at Camp Raven Knob...

July 16th, 2017 |  


VIDEO: Explore Elkin Family Flotilla leads to hope for more

VIDEO: Explore Elkin Family Flotilla leads to hope for more

ELKIN — Laughter occasionally rang above the sounds of birds and muted conversations as more than 150 individuals canoed and kayaked down the Ya...

July 14th, 2017 |  


A fond farewell

A fond farewell

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Lorrie Sawyers couldn’t help but wipe away a few tears.The East Surry High School principal is accustomed to bidding grad...

June 17th, 2017 |  


Cards into NW1A final

Cards into NW1A final

The battle for No. 1 in the Northwest 1A Conference baseball ranks will be decided on the field Friday night.East Surry kept its date with Walkertown ...

May 3rd, 2017 updated: May 3rd, 2017. |  


Cards top Bears, win NW1A co-championship

Cards top Bears, win NW1A co-championship

After Friday night’s regular-season finale, East Surry head baseball coach Chad Freeman was the first to congratulate Mount Airy’s basebal...

April 28th, 2017 updated: April 28th, 2017. |  


Hundreds take part in Special Olympics

Hundreds take part in Special Olympics

DOBSON — In its 39th year, the Special Olympics Spring Games is as popular as ever among a group of Surry County’s most special athletes.O...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Lady Cards move into second-place tie

Lady Cards move into second-place tie

Mount Airy already knew it had its work cut out for it on Thursday evening, when East Surry came calling.It didn’t help the Lady Bears’ ca...

April 13th, 2017 updated: April 13th, 2017. |  


Saturday blaze a training mission for fire fighters

Saturday blaze a training mission for fire fighters

Mount Airy Fire Department personnel and officials from the surrounding area spent their Saturday battling a blaze.A plume of smoke could be seen from...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Three wins in one week

Three wins in one week

Baseball is fun again at Mount Airy High School.The Granite Bears won their third game in four days on Friday night, jumping out to a big early lead o...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |